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Beyond Meat, the plant-based food company based out of Los Angeles, has become an addition in the diet plans of athletes like Chris Paul and more.
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John McDevitt
November 06, 2019 - 12:24 pm
Plant-based alternative meat products are more popular than ever. But are they healthy? Like anything, you need to what's in the patty besides the plants.
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Wizard and Witches Festival in Chestnut Hill.
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Holli Stephens
October 18, 2019 - 5:00 am
Now that we’ve neared the middle of the season, it’s time for the spooky and scary to make their debut. Witches and wizards from the Harry Potter canon take over Chestnut Hill once again, and Boo at the Zoo returns with a trick-or-treat safari — just don’t tell the Sanderson sisters.
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Magic Kingdom, Disney World, Orlando, Florida
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CNN
September 25, 2019 - 9:32 am
In a sign that veganism is making its way into the American mainstream, Disney announced that plant-based food options will be added to every dining location in their U.S. theme parks.
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Tyson is planning to start selling a plant-baesd protein this summer.
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May 06, 2019 - 5:47 pm
By Danielle Wiener-Bronner, CNN Business (CNN) -- How big is the plant-based protein craze? Tyson Foods, one of the world's largest poultry, beef and pork producers, plans to start selling a meat substitute this summer. The product will first enter the market "on a fairly limited basis," CEO and...
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Beyond Meat, the company that makes meatless alternatives to beef, pork and poultry, began trading at $46 a share on Thursday, an 84% increase over its IPO price of $25.
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May 02, 2019 - 5:15 pm
By Danielle Wiener-Bronner, CNN Business (CNN) -- Beyond Meat, the company that makes meatless alternatives to beef, pork and poultry, began trading at $46 a share on Thursday, an 84% increase over its IPO price of $25. Last week, the company said it would price its shares between $19 and $21. The...
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The fast casual chain on Monday expanded its new line of diet-based bowls to include vegan and vegetarian options.
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March 04, 2019 - 10:40 pm
By Danielle Wiener-Bronner, CNN Business (CNN) - - After targeting keto and paleo dieters, Chipotle is courting vegetarians. The fast casual chain on Monday expanded its new line of diet-based bowls to include vegan and vegetarian options. "Lifestyle bowls" launched earlier this year with Whole30...
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Instead of "bring home the bacon," say "bring home the bagels," PETA says.
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December 05, 2018 - 11:20 am
By Tara John (CNN) - - Meat-based idioms, like "flogging a dead horse" or "taking the bull by the horns," can be compared with homophobic and racist language, according to animal rights organization PETA. "Just as it became unacceptable to use racist, homophobic, or ableist language, phrases that...
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Students sampled meatless chicken nuggets, vegan burgers, dark chocolate and sea salt bars, vegan meatballs, turkey chili, organic cereal bars, and other offerings from two dozen vendors before rating them.
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Mike DeNardo
December 05, 2018 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The students were the ones dishing out grades Tuesday at the School District of Philadelphia headquarters, where kids taste-tested a smorgasbord of potential lunch fare. Students sampled meatless chicken nuggets, vegan burgers, dark chocolate and sea salt bars, vegan...
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Reading Terminal held a ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday for its new vendor, Luhv Vegan Deli.
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Hadas Kuznits
September 13, 2018 - 6:34 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Reading Terminal Market held a ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday for its new vendor, Luhv Vegan Deli. Co-owner Facundo Lucci said all of their cheese and meat deli options are actually meat-free and dairy-free. "Our eggs are made out of garbanzo flour and tofu," he...
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